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Center of Concern Summit of Uptown

Reflections from Summit

When you break your leg, the solution is straightforward—even if it’s not always easy. A doctor puts your leg in a cast and you walk with crutches until the bone knits together and you can walk on it again. The same is true for many other health conditions that challenge….
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Center of Concern Age Options

Lunch with Us" Valentine's Day Party

Come celebrate Valentine’s Day with the Center of Concern on Wednesday, Feb. 14th at the Des Plaines Public Library (1501 Ellinwood Ave.). Join us for lunch, holiday-themed activities and the chance to win a prize in our raffle!
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Center of Concern Home Sharing

Home Sharing

The Center of Concern connects seniors and responsible adults who have a room in their home to rent with individuals who seek affordable housing. Through our program, the Center of Concern staff matches individuals by application screening and interviewing…
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Center of Concern Tax Assistance

Tax Assistance

The Center of Concern Income Tax Assistance Program offers tax help generally to seniors, low-income and the disabled who earn $60,000 or less a year. Trained community volunteers can help eligible taxpayers with credits, such as the EITC…
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